Test Lead / Senior Test Analyst in Northampton

Job Title

Test Lead / Senior Test Analyst


Northampton, United Kingdom




Permanent, full-time

Job Description

.Test Lead ( Automation)
Test Strategy , Test Management
Based Northampton
Mobile Applications
£35,000 – £45,000

Northampton FinTech business is looking for a Test Lead to join their rapidly growing development team. A key part of this role will be to contribute to the ongoing projects through standard testing cycles but will also work on improving the production environment by improving the testing and rigor of software on or entering the live environment. The key responsibility will be to take complete ownership of the test strategy which should be in line with the overall Platform strategy and harmonious with the development strategy.
You will create, manage and own detailed test plans, cases and scripts for all platform components, integrations and projects that pass through the team.
Drive a programme of work to deliver automated Blackbox testing on all platform components and integrations.
Work with the Application Development and Application Management teams to introduce and deliver automated
Document, Plan and manage all UAT. Then working with the Test team or Operational teams ensure a robust execution approach is put in place.
Whilst this is a hands on testing role a large part of the role is systems and process improvement. They are looking for someone who wants to take the responsibility and that can look at the future and the best solutions for the business

You will need to be an experienced Test Analyst or Test Lead but someone who can take a look at the long term vison and test strategy. Be able to demonstrate experience implementing and executing test strategies and previous experience in implementing systems to drive systemic improvements in test to help drive forward.
Strong Knowledge of the test automation of technical platforms (UFT, Selenium, Load runner, JMeter etc) and previous experience in testing web applications, Web API’s, Windows Service and Mobile Applications
This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing, vibrant and ambitious company as the embark on continued growth and improvement lead by an enthusiastic and innovative management team.
Excellent career development prospects and benefits package with a great team working collaborative environment

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